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[Little] Gaddesden

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  • Hundred: Danish
  • County: Hertfordshire
  • Total population: 8 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £4. Value to lord in 1086 £2. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 5 villagers. 2 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 3 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Woodland 50 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: Edmer Ator.
  • Lord in 1086: Humphrey <of Wigginton>.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Robert of Mortain.
  • Phillimore reference: 15,12

AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.